Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2013
73.2% pass rate
from 69,449 tests in 2017
(59% worse than other 2013 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 11% fail on Wipers (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.065% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0058% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.0014% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (65% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (89% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (11% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0014% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0043% fail on Switch
      • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (94% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0014% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.5% fail on Position lamps (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Front lamps (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0014% fail on Switch
    • 0.32% fail on Direction indicators (19% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Flashing type (19% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (48% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Individual lamps (46% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.0072% fail on Switch
    • 0.20% fail on Horn (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp (39% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Fog lamp (37% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (98% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Battery (83% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.0072% fail on Rear reflectors (76% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Hazard warning (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0014% fail on Switch
  • 4.3% fail on Tyres (8.0% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (12% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition (21% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type (53% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (93% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.0% fail on Brakes (41% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Hub components (33% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (34% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (32% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.012% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0029% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.0014% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.92% fail on Brake performance (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.32% fail on Front wheels (41% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake imbalance (90% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.016% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0072% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.36% fail on Parking brake (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Anti-slip (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Components
        • 0.079% fail on Hoses (78% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Pipes
        • 0.0058% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.0014% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.0043% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (84% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Operation
      • 0.0043% fail on Leaks (73% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on ABS
    • 0.010% fail on Restricted movement (76% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0014% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.0014% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0014% fail on Leaks
    • 0.0014% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.9% fail on Suspension (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.079% fail on Location (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Macpherson strut (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Condition (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Shock absorbers (68% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Condition (67% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Fitment
    • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.012% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.0014% fail on Condition
      • 0.0014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.10% fail on Rear (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Front (39% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Drive shafts (69% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Front drive shafts (69% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Constant velocity joints (70% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.042% fail on Suspension arms (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (84% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0014% fail on Condition
    • 0.030% fail on Front suspension joints (49% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0072% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0072% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0043% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0029% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0029% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0014% fail on Condition
      • 0.0014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0029% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0029% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.0014% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0014% fail on Condition
    • 0.0014% fail on Axles
      • 0.0014% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.0014% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 0.30% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (28% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions (72% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.029% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Cap (51% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Hose
      • 0.0029% fail on Tank
      • 0.0029% fail on System (83% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Exhaust system (76% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Emissions not tested (87% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.29% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Body condition (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Doors (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Passengers front (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers
      • 0.0086% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.071% fail on Seats (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Drivers (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Passengers (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Body security
    • 0.0043% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0043% fail on Chassis
    • 0.0029% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0014% fail on Load security
      • 0.0014% fail on Tailgate
  • 0.27% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.24% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.18% fail on Seat belts (27% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0072% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0029% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0014% fail on Anchorage's
        • 0.0014% fail on Belt(s)/padding
      • 0.0029% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.063% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (52% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (53% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.16% fail on Steering (33% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering system (37% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Track rod end (46% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0058% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0029% fail on Free play
        • 0.0029% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0029% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0014% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0014% fail on Other components
        • 0.0014% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.013% fail on Steering control
      • 0.010% fail on Steering column (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.0014% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0014% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.013% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.0029% fail on Power steering (82% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.0014% fail on Rams
    • 0.0014% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.096% fail on Road Wheels (42% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Attachment (41% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Condition (42% better than other 2013 cars)
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